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ERIC Number: ED459143
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-620-22471-1
Helping To Establish a Culture of Learning and Teaching in South Africa. Education Africa Forum. Second Edition.
Fieldgate, Karin, Ed.
This annual collection of papers examines changes in the South African educational system as the country has developed a democratic government. The papers are: "An Interview with the Deputy Minister of Education, Father Smangaliso Mkhatshwa" (Lizeka Mda); "An Interview with Adrienne Bird" (Justice Malala); "An Interview with Walter Sisulu" (Aggrey Klaaste); "What Makes Schools Effective?" (Mark Potterson); "Teacher Redeployment: What Went Wrong?" (Philippa Garson); "The Medium-Term Challenges of Financing Schools" (Andrew Donaldson); "An Outcomes-Based Approach to Education and Training: Challenges Facing the Government" (Khewtsi Lehoko); "An Introduction to the South African National Qualifications Framework" (Daryl McLean); "Assessment or Examinations: Which Practice Is Best?" (Peliwe Lolwana); "Library-Based Resource Provision for Obe" (Jenni Karlsson); "Resources for Transforming Science Teaching in Schools (Loyiso Jita); "Governing Bodies Decide on Language Policy" (David Brown); "The Challenge of Further Education and Training" (Jane Hofmeyr); "Transforming Higher Education" (Jairam Reddy); "Forging Partnerships To Meet Global Competitiveness and Reconstructive Development" (George Subotzky); "Public vs Private Education: Why South Africa Needs a Healthy Public Education System" (Luis Crouch); "Education as Big Business" (Mick Andrew); "What Lies Behind Private School Innovation?" (Mark Henning); "Issues in Entrepreneurship and Business Education in South Africa" (Andrew Hofmeyr); "Skills Development in South Africa: The Enterprise Is the Life Raft" (Janet Lopes); "Where Is Skills Development on the Business Training Agenda?" (Carmel Marock); "Challenges to Evaluation in South Africa" (Eric Schollar); "Will Public and Private Partnerships Give a New Lease of Life to NGOs?" (Kumi Naidoo); "Gender Equity: A Complex Matter Involving Far More Than Affirmative Action for Women" (AnnMarie Wolpe); "Private Higher Education Essential To Cope with Unprecedented Growth in Student Numbers" (Chris Garbers); "The Transformation of Higher Education" (Nick Segal); "A Statistical Overview of Education in South Africa" (Monica Bot); and "Public and Private Sector Contributions to Education in South Africa" (Charles Simkins). (SM)
Education Africa, Private Bag X13, Pinegowrie, 2123, Gauteng, South Africa. Tel: 27-11-888-6043; Fax: 27-11-888-6182; e-mail:
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Education Africa, Gauteng, South Africa.
Identifiers - Location: South Africa